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Facebook Valuation

When Investors Fall Flat On Their Face... Book

Catherine Clinch | Posted 10.24.2012 | Media
Catherine Clinch

Little stories are scattered througout the media suggesting inquiries into the methods used to determine the pre-IPO valuation of Facebook. But the real surprise is that nobody is outraged over the big cash-outs that investors and former founders are taking.

Facebook Plunges Again

Reuters | Posted 07.22.2012 | Technology

By Suzanne Barlyn and Ryan Vlastelica (Reuters) - Two top U.S. financial regulators said the issues around the initial public offering ...

Facebook Prices IPO

Posted 07.17.2012 | Technology

Facebook announced on Thursday afternoon that it has set the price of its initial public offering. According to a press release, the company will ...

Facebook Reportedly Expands IPO Size

Reuters | Posted 07.15.2012 | Technology

By Olivia Oran and Alexei Oreskovic NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc increased the size of its initial public offering b...

Why I'll Be Sitting Out the Facebook IPO

Charles Gasparino | Posted 07.08.2012 | Technology
Charles Gasparino

Wall Street bankers said Mark Zuckerberg wasn't going to show up on Monday, the first leg of the "road show," or publicity campaign to make sure the company he founded is worth close to the estimated $100 billion he and his bankers are looking for.

Can You Cash In On The Facebook IPO?

Emily Cohn | Posted 02.01.2012 | Business

Facebook filed its hotly anticipated initial public offering Wednesday afternoon, but for the average investor, the news that shares of the company wi...

Facebook IPO: The Facts and Figures Behind One Of The Largest Offerings Ever

Greg Voakes | Posted 03.18.2012 | Small Business
Greg Voakes

How much are your Facebook friends worth? It's difficult to put a price tag on friendships -- but we might soon find out what Wall Street thinks.

Facebook Said To Ready Biggest Announcement Ever

Posted 11.28.2011 | Technology

(Reuters) - Facebook Inc is looking to go public between April and June 2012 with a valuation of over $100 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported...

Rod Kurtz

Is Facebook Really Worth $50 Billion? | Rod Kurtz | Posted 08.15.2011 | Small Business

"Like" it or not, Facebook appears here to stay. With more than 500 million users across the globe, Time's reigning Person of the Year at the helm and...

Why Facebook Is Undervalued

John R. Talbott | Posted 09.18.2011 | Technology
John R. Talbott

While the latest valuations seem high for a company that was started just seven years ago by a Harvard undergrad in his dorm room, they don't even begin to touch the potential valuation that Facebook might attain in the very near future.

Mark Zuckerberg's Value Problem: "My" Facebook Profile Was a Fraud, So Was "Warren Buffett's"

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 09.13.2011 | Technology
Janet Tavakoli

I don't like Facebook, and I don't trust Facebook. You don't even need an account to be punked by Facebook. Facebook doesn't know who is real and who isn't real. Many people may not even be aware there is an impostor profile of them on Facebook.

$70 Billion?

Posted 08.27.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investment fund GSV Capital Corp has taken a small stake in Facebook that values the world's No. 1 social networking site at ...

$100 Billion?

Posted 08.13.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Facebook is preparing to file for an initial public offering as early as October or November that could value the popular socia...


Posted 06.27.2011 | Technology

By Lauren Tara LaCapra and Jennifer Saba (NEW YORK) - A group of Facebook shareholders is seeking to offload $1 billion worth of shares on the se...

Warren Buffett: Social Networking Sites Are 'Overpriced'

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Looks like Warren Buffett is a bubble believer. The billionaire adds his voice to a rising chorus of doomsayers who believe the rash of high valuat...

The Biggest Headache For Groupon And Facebook Investors

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 03.20.2012 | Technology
Janet Tavakoli

Both Facebook and Groupon became successes because they are web based networks that required few management skills, minimum capital to start, and there were no barriers to entry. That is also their biggest problem.

Facebook's Valuation Soars Even Higher Following New Investment

The Wall Street Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

VentureWire reports today that Kleiner is taking a small stake in Facebook by buying as much as $38 million of stock from other shareholders at a valu...

Facebook Derivatives? As Shares Soar, Investors Cash In | Ari Levy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Nov. 24 (Bloomberg) -- Facebook Inc.'s surging valuation is spurring shareholders to slice and dice their stock, giving investors everywhere from Sili...

Facebook Hints At Possible IPO Date

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

(AP) NEW YORK — Facebook says it has raised $1 billion from non-U.S. investors through Goldman Sachs. Combined with a $500 million investment f...

How Goldman Sachs Is Cashing In On A Privately-Traded Facebook

Felix Salmon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Is Goldman Sachs going to start trading Facebook shares before they even go public? Dan Primack thinks it's a possibility, and I'm inclined to agree. ...

Goldman Invests In Facebook At $50 Billion Valuation | ANDREW ROSS SORKIN and EVELYN M. RUSLI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Facebook, the popular social networking site, has raised $500 million from Goldman Sachs and a Russian investor in a deal that values the company at $...


AP | BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — An injection of cash that values Facebook at $50 billion will help it delay going public for at least another year, giving the compan...

Facebook Worth $33 Billion: REPORT

DailyFinance | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The value of huge social networking operation Facebook is a matter of endless debate among experts. The company has over 500 million members, but by m...

Facebook Valuation At $10 Billion Following $200M Investment

AP | BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Facebook is getting a $200 million investment from a Russian Internet investor that values the social networking company at $10 billi...